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Iran / Hostage Crisis #62858

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 28, 1980
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(Studio) Delay in Iranian parliament's discussion of United States hostages due to religious holiday today noted; Ayatollah Khomeini's address said dealing primarily with war with Iraq.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(London, England) BBC-monitored speech of Khomeini examined; portions heard. His remarks on President Carter and hostages outlined. State Department noted also monitoring Tehran radio.

(Paris, France) (Temporary audio loss.) Problems arising with efforts to have hostages released before next Tue.'s election listed on screen, discussed; role of Algeria and French attys. in negotiations considered.
REPORTER: Pierre Salinger

Dyk, Bob;
Jennings, Peter;
Salinger, Pierre

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